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8 killed, 25 injured in an explosion near Data Darbar in Pak's Lahore

The blast took place close to a police van near Gate 2 of the Data Darbar shrine, one of Lahore’s most popular shrines.

08 May 2019 10:09 AM

Death toll rises to 22 in Pak's Jhal Masgi shrine blast; ISIS claims attack

The attack, claimed by the Islamic State group, took place when there was a heavy rush of devotees who had gathered at the shrine.

06 Oct 2017 8:18 PM

Suicide bomber targets Pak sufi shrine, kills 18

No clues yet about perpetrators of Dargah Pir Rakhel Shah blast.

06 Oct 2017 1:22 AM

13 killed in suicide blast at Jhal Magsi shrine in Pakistan's Balochistan

The attacker tried to enter the Dargah Fatehpur in Jhal Magsi district of Balochistan and blew himself up when he was stopped by police.

05 Oct 2017 7:49 PM

Mystic Mantra: Sufism connotes syncretism

The Urs tradition in Ajmer Sharif began in 1236 when Gharib Nawaz, after praying in seclusion for six continuous days, met his Lord.

31 Mar 2017 2:24 AM


Fighting Islamic State: A trap for India

Sufi shrines, Shia mosques, dargahs, and so on have been systematically attacked in the past decade, in Punjab, Sindh and Balochistan.

19 Feb 2017 2:20 AM

Nawaz Sharif tells army to eliminate terrorists with full force

Following the attack, Pakistan security forces killed at least 42 militants in a nationwide crackdown.

17 Feb 2017 8:05 PM